PicsArt AI Days: the largest hackathon in artificial intelligence
Picsart, a creative platform for creating content and visualizing stories on social networks, held the largest hackathon challenge in the field of artificial intelligence and computer in Moscow. The event was called PicsArt AI Hackathon, and had a prize fund of $100,000.
Applications for participation in the hackathon were submitted by 158 teams.12 teams submitted their solutions to PicsArt at the end of the 48-hour hackathon. Five of them won a certificate for amounts ranging from $ 10,000 to $ 30,000.
PicsArt AI Days held public lectures by key experts in the field of artificial intelligence and computer vision, from both Russian and foreign IT companies.
PicsArt Co-Founder & CTO
АI Team Adviser
Head of Moscow AI Lab
The PicsArt community creates and publishes about a billion images and videos every month. The company has amassed one of the largest free source content libraries in the world, including photos, stickers and more to edit. PicsArt is available in 30 languages for free and by subscription on iOS, Android and Windows devices.
The PicsArt headquarters is in San Francisco, with offices in Yerevan, Los Angeles and Beijing. Its AI-laboratory is in Moscow. Investors of PicsArt include Sevenia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Venture Partners and Siguler Guff and Company.